Rites of Passage

Single Malt Scotch Whisky 'Orkney 16 Year'

Single Malt Scotch Whisky 'Orkney 16 Year'

Single Malt Scotch Whisky  Orkney 16 Year Rites of Passage
  • Orkney single malt Scotch independently bottled by Epicurean Selection as part of the Rites of Passage Cask Selection Series
  • Distilled at an undisclosed distillery on the Orkney Islands Mainland on July 21st, 2006
  • Aged in a refill cask until 2018 when it was re-racked by Epicurean Selection in a first-fill Oloroso sherry hogshead
  • Bottled on September 22nd, 2022; aged just over 16 years
  • 287 bottles produced in total
  • No added coloring
  • Non-chill filtered; bottled at a cask strength of 59.3% ABV

This 16-year-old dram from an undisclosed Orkney distillery displays all the honeyed heather influence of the region made even more complex from its time spent in a first-fill sherry hogshead.


United Kingdom
Spirit Type:
Scotch / UK Whisky
Spirit Sub Type:
Single Malt / Malt / Pure Malt

Sizes Available

Full Bottle UK-XRP-04-NV 6/700ml